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After/Before School Care

SMART-E After/Before School Care is run by highly qualified professionals with many years of experience in education, early childhood education, and youth programs. After School Care is available at all six schools in the district and Before School Care is available at the four elementary school campuses.

K Play Program. K Play is a fun one-hour program dedicated to TK and Kinder students. Offered as part of the morning care service for “Late Birds”, SMART-E offers an afternoon one-hour care time for families with older siblings and “Early Bird TK/Kinders”. Parents can purchase one-hour of K Play time by registering online.

To contact the SMART-E Program Coordinator at each school via email, click the link below:

Arundel – Erin Rea
Brittan Acres – Ann Schweibinz
Central – Allan Gargaritano
Heather – Brittney Prieto
Tierra Linda – Kendall Catanzaro
White Oaks – Tracy Mittelstadt

A Day in the Life @ SMART-E:
A typical SMART-E day will include the following: healthy snack, homework help/quiet time, enrichment activities, and outside activity time. Specific schedules will be set on a site-by-site basis.

SMART-E Before School Care
is open from 7:30 am to 9:45 am each day.  This program is currently available at all 4 elementary schools. It is not available at the middle schools.

SMART-E After School Care is open from the end of the school day until 6:00 pm Monday through Friday. Parents may pick up children from the program at any time.  Children must be signed out of the program by an approved adult. At the middle schools, parents may choose to give permission for their children sign themselves out at a specific time to walk home.

There is no additional charge to accommodate children for additional hours for early dismissal time on parent conference days and minimum days.

SMART-E Camps & SMART-E Partner Camps:

We are pleased to offer SMART-E Camps during holiday breaks and summer vacation. These camps are provided by SMART-E and/or our partners such as Legarza Basketball, Silicon Valley Tennis Academy, Steve & Kate’s Camp, Galileo Learning Camps. Students do not need to be current SMART-E members in order to attend these camps.

In the 2015-2016 school year, SMART-E and/or SMART-E affiliated partners will offer camps during these weeks:

– Winter Break: December 28, 2015 through January 1, 2016
– Presidents’ Holiday Week:  February 15 through February 19, 2016
– Spring Break:  April 4 through 8, 2016
– Summer Vacation:  various dates – beginning June 20 through August 2016

SMART-E Program Locations:
SMART-E is located in dedicated spaces at each school in the district. Before school care is available at the elementary schools only.

The SMART-E Program staff can be contacted directly at the following phone numbers:

  • Arundel – Room F / (650) 508-1965
  • Brittan Acres – Room 22 / (650) 508-1840
  • Heather –  SMART-E Portable / (650) 508-7434
  • White Oaks – Room 5 / (650) 508-8221
  • Central – Library / (650) 508-8447
  • Tierra Linda – Room F/ (650) 508-1909